A video journalist researches, produces, shoots and edits video stories. Since 2013, Dutch native Daan Wallis is based in New York as a freelance video journalist for European broadcasters.
Over the years, Daan made a variety of video series, many of them about Dutch and Flemish immigrants in America. Furthermore, as a cameraman he regularly teams up with US-correspondents to cover news stories all over the country. His main clients are De Telegraaf (Netherlands) and VRT News (Belgium). Recently Daan travelled to Russia to direct and shoot the video series Generation Putin for De Volkskrant with Russia-correspondent Tom Vennink.
Daan is also involved in research and production for high-budget documentaries and TV-series shot in the USA. He often works together with Brooklyn-based creative media company Bureau NY.
Showreel 2014, 2015, 2016